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We performed a comparison between Cloudian HyperFile NAS Storage and FreeNAS based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two NAS solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed Cloudian HyperFile NAS Storage vs. FreeNAS report (Updated: September 2022).
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    Top Answer:What I like about it is that I can work on it from any computer or any device. The initial setup is very simple. The setup wizard is really helpful.
    Top Answer:The solution is free and open-source. That said, if you have hardware failures, then there's the cost of replacing it. That's the only cost. In my case, when I was finding the discs were failing too… more »
    Top Answer:The one thing that I find difficult to do which is very time-consuming is that I like to have a backup of the important files. However, they're so big. I haven't really found documentation that… more »
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    19th
    out of 27 in NAS
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    Also Known As
    Cloudian HyperFile, HyperFile
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    Overview

    Cloudian HyperFile is a scale-out NAS controller that delivers file services from Cloudian HyperStore object storage systems. The HyperFile NAS Controller delivers unified support for file and object storage plus enterprise NAS features—such as SMB/NFS support, POSIX compliance, and WORM protection.

    FreeNAS is an operating system that can be installed on virtually any hardware platform to share data over a network. FreeNAS is the simplest way to create a centralized and easily accessible place for your data. Use FreeNAS with ZFS to protect, store, backup, all of your data. FreeNAS is used everywhere, for the home, small business, and the enterprise.
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    Sample Customers
    City of Montebello Bus Lines, Dentsu, PostFinance, University of Leicester
    Morroni Technologies Inc., Creative Integrations
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    Comms Service Provider21%
    Computer Software Company21%
    Government7%
    Educational Organization6%
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    Small Business71%
    Large Enterprise29%
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    Small Business24%
    Midsize Enterprise23%
    Large Enterprise53%
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    Cloudian HyperFile NAS Storage is ranked 19th in NAS while FreeNAS is ranked 8th in NAS with 3 reviews. Cloudian HyperFile NAS Storage is rated 0.0, while FreeNAS is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of FreeNAS writes "Easy to implement and has a good setup wizard but needs better documentation". Cloudian HyperFile NAS Storage is most compared with , whereas FreeNAS is most compared with StarWind Storage Appliance, NetApp FAS Series, Dell PowerScale (Isilon), HPE StoreEasy and Qumulo.

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